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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 31 people named Handers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 752% more people named Handers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 264 people named Handers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 249 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 17% of adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was James

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Handers families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia
  • Most fathers originated from Iowa
  • 42% were first-generation Americans
  • 53 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940